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Based on scientific facts and with references to studies and clinical trials, this is the Parkinson's Warrior's trusted guide to supplements, natural therapies, and medical marijuana. Learn which natural supplements and therapies can help reduce symptoms and which are a waste of your time and money. While there is no cure for Parkinson's, newly studied complementary therapies can help you feel better. This book offers a trusted roadmap of where to start. Written by a Parkinson's Warrior for other Warriors.
New research shows that many natural therapies can work well side-by-side with traditional Parkinson's medication. Parkinson's Warrior: Guide to Supplements, Natural Therapies, and Medical Marijuana, is the Parkinson's Warrior's trusted guide to using natural therapies and supplements as a complement to your prescription regimen. Learn about the supplements commonly recommended for Parkinson's and which ones are actually useful. Find out how yoga, Tai-Chi, and guided meditation can help you get physically and mentally fit. Learn the facts about medical marijuana and how different types can affect your body. Discover how to conduct "n-of-1" studies to see if a therapy is helping you or if you are simply experiencing a placebo effect.
There are plenty of "snake oil salespeople" out there ready to take your money for false hope. Parkinson's Warrior: Guide to Supplements, Natural Therapies, and Medical Marijuana breaks through the clutter to present only facts, backed up by scientific studies. No conflicts of interest and no recommendations for any brands. Author and Parkinson's Warrior, Nick Pernisco, presents the research to back up all the information, so you can read the sources and decide for yourself whether something is right for you.
Whether you have just been diagnosed or have had Parkinson's for half your life, it's never too late to work with your doctor to add a complementary therapy. There is no cure for Parkinson's- natural or otherwise- but newly studied complementary therapies can reduce symptoms and improve quality of life. Parkinson's Warrior: Guide to Supplements, Natural Therapies, and Medical Marijuana offers a trusted roadmap of where to start.